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Pop culture, travel and DIY articles from our top bloggers.

We’re very excited to announce that CIS is working on a very special collaboration with the three sisters Dufour-Lapointe – a.k.a 3SDL – yes, the Montreal homegrown world-class mogul skiers!   We’ll keep some secrets for now but know that something very special…

Who? Joëlle Paquette, 24, Montreal This mint Montrealer eats, sleeps and breathes fashion! Not only has she modelled and studied fashion at Central Saint Martins, she now works as a stylist and writes about fashion in her column for Châtelaine. When asked to…

Cut + paste to generate? Reimagine & recreate? Stay up late to innovate? We celebrate 5 original acts that have each arrived at stellar songs through unique approaches to songwriting. From dark beats to bright bleeps, this is the first artist of our…

Fall is just around the corner and you’re frantically closet purging. What fits, what almost fits – what’s ‘you’ – what is def not. But what about your beauty look? It deserves a lil refresh… a bit of love and inspiration. We got…

This past Friday, things got a bit festive up in Mississauga. We celebrated our brand new Call it Spring digs at Square One Mall (ahem, the 2nd largest mall in the Great North people!) with a Grand Opening Event to match. Kastor &…

August 22, 2014

VIVID VISIONS

Who? Olivia Bee, 20, Brooklyn Olivia Bee is a Brooklyn by way of Portland photographer that has earned attention for her beautiful depictions of youth and misadventure. Since her mid-teens she’s been in serious demand―photographing for brands like Nike and Converse as well…

  Getting dressed and dolled up for a ~*soiree*~ is definitely a sacred girlytime ritual. In fact, if you calculated all the time we’ve spent on hair, makeup, and outfit planning, you’d probably get something like 5 years each. That’s insane to think…

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August 3, 2014

DIY Friendship Bracelet

*Friendz R 4ever*. At least that’s what your friendship bracelets used to read until, well you know … you grew up. Don’t worry though; the fun of cute and colourful bestie bracelets needn’t be lost to your youth. We’ve reimagined the friendship bracelet…

Fancy a cup of rosy? Shall we have a brew? It’s easy to become Brit obsessed these days. With shows like Upstairs Downstairs and Downton Abbey taking over our Sunday nights – and our sequined closets-  it’s hard to walk away from the…

Calling all accessory junkies. We love extras, don’t we? Can’t stop, won’t stop. Anything we can sling on, tie up, pierce in or wrap around the accessory horse has our utmost attention at ‘hello’. Accessory connoisseurs know that the greatest pieces are the…